Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Kentucky
National Weather Service Jackson KY
449 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.DISCUSSION...A surface ridge of high pressure will bring dry
and uneventful weather through early in the weekend. Our next
chance of precipitation will be mainly in the form of rain as an
upper level disturbance passes over the area on Sunday.

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Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Rockcastle-
Jackson-Pulaski-Laurel-Wayne-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-
Elliott-Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Floyd-Lee-Breathitt-Knott-
Owsley-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Martin-Pike-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns,
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro,
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright,
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
449 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 23.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........89-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds at 5 mph or less.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................2.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy, then becoming mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 37.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........44-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds at 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph increasing to around 15 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....46.
Vent Rate...........Fair (46300 knot-ft).
ADI.................32 increasing to 56 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 27.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........83-91 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds at 5 to 10 mph on ridges,
                    and less than 5 mph in valleys.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................3.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....46-51.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........37-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds at 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph increasing to around 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....32.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (32000 knot-ft).
ADI.................19 increasing to 44 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. South
winds at 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. South winds at 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds at 5 mph or less.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
West winds at 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West
winds at 5 mph or less, shifting to the south late.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.

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